Daptomycin is a lipopeptide antibiotic used in the treatment of systemic and life-threatening infections caused by Gram-positive organisms. It is a naturally occurring compound found in the soil saprotroph Streptomyces roseosporus. Its distinct mechanism of action makes it useful in treating infections caused by multiple drug-resistant bacteria. It is marketed in the United States under the trade name Cubicin by Cubist Pharmaceuticals.
Appearance & Physical State: White powder
Density: 1.45 g/cm3
Boiling Point: 2078.2ºC at 760 mmHg
Flash Point: 1210.7ºC
Refractive Index: 1.638
Vapor Pressure: 0mmHg at 25°C
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